Smart water metering market to surpass US$3bn by 2024

Blogs, Business & Markets, Companies, Security, Smart Utilities by: Anasia D'mello

Global Smart Water Metering Market is set to grow from its current market value of more than $900 million (€787 million) to over $3 billion (€2.62 billion)by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc. (more…)

Worldwide spending on augmented and virtual reality expected to top US$20bn in 2019, says IDC

Augmented/Virtual/Mixed Reality, Business & Markets, IoT News, Press Releases by: Anasia D'mello

Worldwide spending on augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) is forecast to be nearly $20.4 billion (€17 billion) in 2019. That is an increase of 68.8% over the $12.1 billion (€10 billion) International Data Corporation (IDC) expects will be spent this year. (more…)

Ericsson apologises for telco service failures, identifies expired software certificate as main issue

Blogs, Business & Markets, Companies by: Anasia D'mello

Ericsson has issued a statement apologising to its customers and customers’ customers for causing a lengthy loss of all mobile data and some voice services yesterday. As we reported, a failure in Ericsson software deployed by O2 UK and SoftBank in Japan led to a day-long service outage on Thursday, December 6th.

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada ‘at US request’, while Ericsson is blamed for O2 UK and Japan network fails

Blogs, Business & Markets, IoT News, Press Releases, Risk & Compliance, Telecoms by: Anasia D'mello

WEEK IN TELCO IT – Mainstream media outlets have been dominated in the last 24 hours by two telecoms-related news stories. As Jeremy Cowan reports, the China-based network systems giant, Huawei is demanding the release from detention in Canada of its CFO. Meanwhile, network operator O2, (more…)

Do the latest IoT regulations have enough reach?

Blogs, Business & Markets, Devices and Modules, Security, Smart Utilities by: Anasia D'mello

There’s been a rash of regulation around the world as governments seek to address IoT security. It’s a positive step, indicating the market is maturing but regulating the IoT space is not without its challenges. (more…)

IIoT technologies integration creates growth opportunities in the industrial cybersecurity industry

Business & Markets, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Platforms & Applications, Press Releases, Security by: Anasia D'mello

High penetration of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technology in critical infrastructure and the manufacturing sector has resulted in a growing number of potential cyber-attack surfaces. (more…)

GSMA expects middle east operators to lead the world in 5G from 2019

Business & Markets, IoT News, Press Releases, Smart Utilities by: Anasia D'mello

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Arab States are set to be global providers in the deployment of 5G networks, with all six markets expected to launch 5G mobile services in the next two years. That is according to two new reports released today at the GSMA’s Mobile 360 Series – MENA. (more…)

Sensor network gateway design accelerated by Renesas with RZ/N1S IO-Link master solution for smart factory

Business & Markets, Connectivity, Devices and Modules, IoT News, Platforms & Applications, Press Releases, Smart Utilities by: Anasia D'mello

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, has introduced a new IO-Link master development kit to accelerate IO-Link-based application development for industrial networked devices in a smart factory. (more…)

CyanConnode enters UAE and Bahrain smart metering market

Business & Markets, Companies, IoT News, People and Places, Press Releases, Smart Utilities by: Anasia D'mello

CyanConnode, a provider of narrowband radio frequency (RF) mesh networks, has signed a distribution agreement with DS Technology DWC LLC as a systems integration and distribution partner for the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. (more…)

Key to interoperability for smart homes and smart grid is standardisation and certification of devices, says HomeGrid Forum

Business & Markets, Connectivity, Internet of Things/Cloud Services, IoT News, Network & Infrastructure, Platforms & Applications, Press Releases, Smart Cities, Smart Utilities, Wireless by: Anasia D'mello

‘The key to consumer connectivity needs and interoperability is standardisation and certification of devices’ – that was the message given by the marketing chair of HomeGrid Forum, Livia Rosu at this year’s Total Telecom Congress. (more…)

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